• Puffer, Takifugu

Puffer, Takifugu

Product Description

Product Description

The Orange Saddle Fugu Puffer (Takifugu ocellatus) is found in Asia, primarily China and Vietnam and is often collected from the Yangtze River during breeding season. The Orange Saddle Fugu Puffer (Takifugu ocellatus) is also referred to by tropical fish keeping enthusiasts as the Fugu Puffer, Fugu Ocellatus, Orange, or Saddleback Puffer. The Orange Saddle Fugu Puffer has an olive green back, a white belly and orange eyes. Just above and behind the pectoral fins, there are two thick black dots outlined in orange to yellow that are connected to each other by a thin line over the back.


Minimum Tank Size

55 gallons

Care Level




Water Conditions

73-80 F, 7_12 kH, pH 7.9 _ 8.4, 1.010-1.024 (later in life seawater)

Max Size